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Decision makers

Title
Decision makers
Genre
Interview; Documentary; Speech; Discussion
TX Date
4 Jul 1982
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:24:27
Description
As British Rail moves from one crisis to another in their dealings with the unions, Decision Makers presented by Peter Murphy is at the National Union of Railwaymen conference in Plymouth. We hear the views of train drivers and other railway workers about the cutbacks and changes in the rail industry. Members of ASLEF, the train drivers union, also discuss the problems and uncertainty faced by rail staff. Speaking are: Irene Shaw, Julie Brightman, Alan Stirke(?)-NUR, Tony Donnelly, Sid Weighell-NUR, James Urquhart. Engineer is Dave Dawson.
Contributors
Peter Murphy; Sidney Weighell; Dave Dawson; Irene Shaw; Julie Brightman; Tony Donnelly; Alan Stirke(?); James Urquhart
Keywords
Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Labour relations; Working conditions; British Rail; ASLEF; NUR; Railways; Railway workers; Conferences; Investment; Plymouth; Railway services

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